Activity Specialist - Arts

Cypress Hills Local Development Corporation


Cypress Hills Local Development Corporation
625 Jamaica Avenue
Brooklyn, NY, 11208



Job Type:



Part Time



Specific Days Needed:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Public Transportation:

Bus (Q56, Q24, Q13), Train (J, Z)

Minimum Education:

Bachelor's Degree

Area of Focus:

Arts (Visual, Music, Dance, Theater), Community Service/Service Learning, Health/Nutrition, Leadership/Mentoring, Sports/Recreation/Fitness

Job Description:

With community residents leading the way, the mission of Cypress Hills Local Development Corporation is to build a strong, sustainable Cypress Hills/East New York, where youth and adults achieve educational and economic success, secure healthy and affordable housing, and develop leadership skills to transform their lives and community. Position: Activity Specialist/Arts Cypress Hills Local Development Corporation has openings for the position of part-time Activity Specialist in the disciplines of: • Theater • Spoken Word Poetry • Choral Singing • Music Appreciation • Drumming • Dance Our afterschool program sites include elementary, middle school, and K-8 schools in Cypress Hills/East New York, Brooklyn. Our programs operate Monday through Fridays. These positions are $35 hourly. Principal Duties: Design and implement engaging, project-based curriculum for students. Work with staff team to produce a twice-yearly culminating event, to which parents, school staff, and community members will be invited. CYPRESS HILLS LOCAL DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION IS AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER

How to Apply:

Submit cover letter with disciplines, resume and three references to the attention of Email:
625 Jamaica Avenue c/o Mr. Rob Abbot
Brooklyn, NY, 11208
United States

To the Attention of:

Rob Abbot

Required Skills/Experience:

Must have college degree, formal training, and teaching experience in after school setting. Candidate must dedicated to program’s youth development goals, and able to work collaboratively with staff.